Texarkana Seventh Day Adventist Church will have Vacation Bible School from 6 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. Monday through Friday. The speaker will be Stacy Sowess. The theme is "Jamikingdom," exploring Africa and how we are all part of God's family. Info: 903-559-2252.
Greater Shiloh COGIC, Nash, Texas, will have Vacation Bible School from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. Wednesday through Friday. Classes available for all ages. Crafts, food, Bible lessons and fun. Info: 903-838-8350 or 903-838-8360.
St. Rest Missionary Baptist Church, Ashdown, Ark., will have a revival at 7 p.m. Monday through Wednesday. The guest speaker will be the Rev. Cedric Pride of King Solomon Baptist Church, Helena, Ark. Info: 870-542-6518 or 870-898-6065.
Arkadelphia Baptist Church will have a revival at 7 p.m. July 29-31. The speaker will be Dr. Stanley T. Hillard of St. Luke Missionary Baptist Church.
Everett Baptist Church, Hooks, Texas, will have a revival at 7 p.m. Aug. 1-3 and at 11 a.m. Aug. 4. The speaker will be Dr. R.E. Ruffin of Greater St. John Baptist Church. Info: 903-748-1300.
B.T. Harvest Ministries COGIC will have a musician appreciation celebration honoring DayDrion Wyrick and Marcellus Watson at 4 p.m. Sunday. All choirs, soloists, praise dancers and gospel groups are welcome.
S.A. Stuckey Convention will have a musical July 30 at Greater St. John Baptist Church, Hooks, Texas.
Atlanta Street Church of Christ will have a back-to-school giveaway from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. today. There will be a bounce house, food, games and Wadley scans available for $39.95.
Zion District Laymen, Ushers and Laity will have a fellowship breakfast at 9 a.m. today at Mount Zion First Baptist Church.
Broken But I'm On My Way Ministries hosts its third annual women's retreat at 6:30 p.m. today at Ramanda Inn by Wyndham, 5100 N. State Line, Texarkana, Ark. The speaker will be Denorise Hamilton of Eagle Wings Outreach. Info: 903-506-1186.
Baptist Missionary and Education will have State Congress Monday through Friday at Cypress District Center, Sulphur Springs, Texas.
Sunset Baptist Church will have a giveaway from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. Monday. Shoes, clothes, household items and more. Info: 903-794-8744.
The Gate for the Sheep Tabernacle will host a fundraiser at Chicken Express, Seventh Street location, Wake Village, Texas, from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. Tuesday. Also, a raffle giveaway for a $50 gas card will be 5 p.m. Thursday. Tickets are $2 each. Info: 903-701-2341.
Eylau United Methodist Church will have its monthly food pantry for those in the Liberty-Eylau School District at 11 a.m. Thursday. A monthly food pantry will be held the fourth Thursday of every month through October and the third Thursday of November and December. Each person is asked to bring a valid driver's license and utility bill to confirm residence, and each family may use the pantry four times a year. Info: 903-838-8778.
Church of the Living God Temple 24, Wilton, Ark., will have "No Ordinary Worship" at 6 p.m. July 27. The speaker will be Bishop Dr. Julian Turner of Church of the Living God Temple 230, Phoenix, Ariz. The special guests will be Ty Johnson of Word of Life Ministries and other area choirs. Info: 903-701-8143.
Mount Zion First Missionary Baptist Church will have an Old Fashioned Hymn Walk at 3 p.m. July 28. The speaker will be B.J. Rembert Sr. The theme is "Walking in the Light." Info: 903-490-0177.
S.A. Stuckey Convention will have a youth convention at Greater St. John Baptist Church, Hooks, Texas, from July 31 through Aug. 2.
Oak Street Baptist Church will have a deacon ordination for Joseph Ware, Jerome Reed and Joey Floyd at 11 a.m. Sunday. Info: 903-794-7608.
Bethlehem Baptist Church, Wilton, Ark., will have a pastor and wife fifth anniversary service at 3 p.m. Sunday. The guest speaker will be Larry Jordan of St. James Baptist Church.
Charity Missionary Baptist Church will have an Old Ship of Zion service at 3 p.m. Sunday. The speaker will be Charles Cooper of St. John Baptist Church, Buckner, Ark.
New Zion Baptist Church, Triggs community, Arkansas, will have its annual homecoming program at 3 p.m. Sunday. The special guests will be the Rev. Tommy Law and College Hill Baptist Church. Info: 870-772-7390 or 870-772-3937.
Pilgrim Rest Baptist Church will have its annual men's day program at 3 p.m. Sunday. The speaker will be the Rev. Frankie Mitchell of Haynes Chapel Baptist Church, Hope, Ark. Info: 903-799-0920 or 903-244-0585.
Universal True Holiness Church, Mandeville, Ark., will have a pastor 21st anniversary service at 3 p.m. Sunday. The speaker will be Katena Jamison of Tampa, Fla. Info: 870-645-2728 or 903-293-8132.
Swan Lake Baptist Church, Mandeville, Ark., will host third Sunday fellowship services for Mandeville-area churches at 6 p.m. Sunday. The speaker will be the Rev. Christopher Collins Sr. of Pilgrim Rest Baptist Church. Info: 903-799-0920 or 903-244-2252.
St. James Baptist Church will host a First Lady day program for Deirdre Jordan at 6:30 p.m. Friday. The speakers will be Beverly Webb of Tabernacle Baptist Church and Linda Reid of Mount Grove Baptist Church. Also, 26th pastor anniversary services for Larry Jordan will be 3 p.m. July 28. The special guests will be the Rev. James Jennings and Nazareth Baptist Church, Dallas. Info: 903-733-4895.
Oak Street Baptist Church will have a mission program at 11 a.m. July 28. The speaker will be Minnie Matlock of Oak Street Baptist Church. Info: 903-794-7608.
Leary Chapel Baptist Church will have a women's day program at 3 p.m. July 28. The guest speaker will be Susan Ogden of Haynes Chapel Baptist Church, Hope, Ark.
Salem Missionary Baptist Church, Linden, Texas, will have its 152nd anniversary at 3 p.m. July 28. The special guests will be the Rev. Myron Bradford and New Jerusalem Baptist Church, McKinney, Texas.
The Texarkana Gazette invites readers to submit information about upcoming speakers, events and special services at area churches. Information must be received by 5 p.m. Wednesday for publication in Saturday's edition. Forms to help prepare announcements are available at the office. The Gazette reserves the right to edit all announcements.